when Ana de Armas It was announced as the flagship of the ballet dancerNext John Wick spin-off, fans of the franchise got really excited with the possibility of seeing her character in the fourth part of the saga. Sadly, for them, they’ll have to wait until 2024 to see it get in John Wick being.
Fans’ anticipation for the spin-off is totally understandable, as de Armas has become one of the most sought after talents in Hollywood in the past few years. From her breakout roles to her most recent appearance, she has established herself as one of the most talented and charismatic actresses of her generation.
Born and raised in Cuba, Ana de Armas began her acting career at a young age, eventually making her mark in the Spanish film industry as part of popular dramas. El Internado. Her talent and passion catapulted her to international recognition, which led to opportunities to work with famous directors and actors. These are her ten best movies, according to Rotten Tomatoes.
10 The Wasp Network (2019) – 44%
Ana de Armas has worked with a number of talented directors and performers, one of whom is the name of the famous French director Olivier Assayas. In his 2019 spy thriller, Wasp NetworkDe Armas plays Ana Magarita Martinez, the wife of a Cuban spy. The film follows the lives of these Cuban spies who infiltrate anti-Castro organizations in the 1990s. Despite its outstanding cast, which boasts some of the most famous Spanish-speaking stars such as Penelope Cruz, Gael García Bernal or Edgar Ramírez, it is considered one of the weakest films of Assayas.
9 Blonde (2022) – 42%
De Armas starred in one of the most controversial films of the past years. blond You find her as Marilyn Monroe as seen through the lens of Andrew Dominick, who is adapting Joyce Carol Oates’ novel of the same name and depicting the late actress’s life. The film has been described as exploitative, immoral, and a masterpiece. This deeply divisive fantasy thriller earned de Armas a Best Actress nomination at the Academy Awards.
8 Sergio (2020) – 44%
In this biographical drama, de Armas plays Carolina Larera, partner of United Nations diplomat Sergio Vieira de Mello. The film follows Vieira’s life after the invasion of Iraq. Sergio It was controversial at the time of its release for some inaccuracies and lack of depth, particularly with the fact that the explosion that killed the titular character was never thoroughly investigated.
7 Stone Hands (2016) – 44%
stone hand Finds de Armas portraying Felicidad Iglesias, wife of legendary boxer Roberto Duran. The film follows the Panamanian idol as he rises to become one of the biggest names in the sport. The movie had a lot of hype prior to its release due to its star-studded cast led by Edgar Ramirez, Robert De Niro, and Usher, but it was hit by both being a box office hit and a serious flop.
6 The Gray Man (2022) – 46%
gray man marking the Russo Brothers’ first movie after their stint at Marvel. The film follows a mercenary (Ryan Gosling) hired by the CIA who accidentally discovers some of their darkest secrets, making him the target of a deadly manhunt. Ana de Armas plays agent Dani Miranda who partners with Gosling’s character. The movie is very much in line with the action-packed extravaganzas that Russo has offered in the past The Avengers The films are in a more concise format, which ultimately wasn’t very appealing to critics or audiences.
5 War Dogs (2016) – 61%
war dogs is a crime comedy from Todd Phillips, whose distinctive style of humor and violence perfectly matches this film based on a true story. The film follows two arms dealers who secure a $300 million contract with the US Army to supply their allies in Afghanistan in 2005. Ana de Armas plays Geese, the girlfriend of one of the titular characters.
4 The Informer (2019) – 64%
detective is one of de Armas’ lesser known films, but certainly one of her best. In it, you play the wife of the main character, an ex-convict who must find a way to protect his family while dealing with his associations with the Polish mafia and with ambitious federal agents trying to use him for their own gain.
3 No Time to Die (2021) – 84%
Daniel Craig’s last outing as 007 may not be his greatest Bond, but one thing is for sure; The few minutes of screen time Ana de Armas gets is definitely a highlight of the movie. in No time to die, portraying Paloma, a fierce and formidable CIA agent who assists Bond during his mission. In a very specific, sometimes reflective and nuanced Bond film, de Armas delivers a dramatic change of pace.
2 Blade Runner 2049 (2017) – 87%
Of all the sequels, remakes, and reboots of legendary sci-fi films and franchises, none have achieved their sense of individuality quite as well. Blade Runner 2049. What the film’s director called “the most expensive art film ever made”, is an exercise in the pinnacle of filmmaking. This sequel to the 1983 Ridley Scott classic is set 30 years later, as a new Blade Runner, K (Ryan Gosling), discovers a secret that could shatter society forever, leading him to find Rick Deckard, who has been missing for 30 years.
Ana de Armas is an unforgettable part of the film, as she plays Joey, K.’s holographic companion to the AI. Extremely ethereal and sentimental, she and Gosling bring moments of tenderness to the cold, futuristic world in which the film is set.
1 Knives Out (2019) – 97%
Few films have been so beloved by both critics and audiences in recent memory Take out the knives. This modern story from director Rian Johnson is a delightful blend of classic mystery tropes and contemporary humor. Ana de Armas stars as Marta Cabrera, the kind nurse to deceased patriarch Harlan Thrombey. Her performance was outstanding, providing the film with its moral center.